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17th May 2022

When washing your car, it’s very easy for the tyres to get overlooked. You may feel that cleaning your tyres is a waste of time – let's be honest, they are constantly on the ground, in the dirt. Aren’t they just going to get dirty anyway? In our helpful guide, we will be discussing how you should clean your tyres and why cleaning your tyres is incredibly important. Why should I clean my tyres? T...

17th May 2022

With fuel prices on the rise, being effective with using your petrol is seemingly more important. In our helpful guide, we will be discussing the small changes you can make to alleviate these extra costs, so hopefully, you can save more money in the long run. How can I make my fuel last longer? Car maintenance tips Don’t overload your car – having excess weight in your car can cause an increa...

17th May 2022

If your steering wheel ever feels heavy and hard to turn, this could indicate that you have an issue with heavy steering. This happens when your vehicle feels stiff and compromises the control you have over your car. There are various reasons why heavy steering might happen, so if you think you have an unreactive steering wheel, you should get it checked at your nearest garage immediately. What c...

3rd May 2022

Old tyres don’t have to be a nuisance - there are plenty of ways you can recycle or upcycle your old tyres! Usually, when you get new tyres fitted, the garage where you had them fitted will normally dispose of the old tyres for you. Alternatively, if you change them at home, you can take your tyres to your local recycling centre or a tyre company. However, some people prefer to reuse their tyres...

3rd May 2022

Ensuring that your tyres are adequately inflated is paramount for road safety, as having the correct tyre pressure affects many aspects of your vehicle’s performance. This can include braking distance, steering, fuel economy and even tyre lifespan. Underinflated tyres wear down quicker and diminish tyre tread, whereas overinflated will similarly lessen your grip on the roads. In our guide, we wil...

26th April 2022

With the change in seasons, you might also be thinking about changing your tyres. Whether you are switching from winter tyres to summer tyres, or simply storing your spare tyres, understanding tyre storage is essential. By not correctly storing your tyres, this could cause their lifespan to be shortened and compromise the safety of your vehicle. Read everything you need to know about tyre storage...

26th April 2022

Knowing what type of engine your car has can simplify finding the parts you need to keep it in tip-top condition. To find out your car’s engine type, you’ll need its vehicle identification number (VIN). This guide tells you where to find the VIN on your car, what the VIN means, and how you can decode it to find out your engine type. How to find out what car engine I have? To learn what type of c...

18th March 2022

Catalytic converters are essential for removing harmful gasses from your car’s exhausts and are on every car. The precious metals in a catalytic converter have made them a target for theft in recent years, so if this happens, it can be quite costly to replace. This guide will tell you everything you need to know about catalytic converters! What does a catalytic converter do? Catalytic converters...

18th March 2022

Whilst you may think driving in Europe is as simple as just driving on the right, you may be surprised to discover many differences when driving in this continent.  Our helpful guide, we will tell you everything you need to know about driving in Europe from documents to driving tips. European driving checklist Before you embark on your European road trip, there are several things you will need t...

17th March 2022

Windscreen wipers are essential for cleaning all the dirt and debris that may fall onto your windscreen day-to-day. That’s why it’s so important to keep them in excellent condition, as worn windscreen wipers are both dangerous and illegal. In this helpful guide, we’ll teach you how to replace your windscreen wipers when they show signs of wear and tear, as well as how to know when they need repla...